Constitution


The StingRay Is Exactly Why the 4th Amendment Was Written

By Olivia Donaldson Foundation for Economic Education February 15, 2017   The StingRay Is Exactly Why the 4th Amendment Was Written     Imagine you are in the middle of your typical day-to-day activities. Maybe you are driving, spending time with family, or working. If you are like most people, your phone is at your […]

The StingRay Is Exactly Why the 4th Amendment Was Written

The Civics Lessons They Never Teach Anymore

The Civics Lessons They Never Teach Anymore

By Gary M. Galles Foundation for Economic Education February 3, 2017   The Civics Lessons They Never Teach Anymore     Following Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court, my morning commute was wall-to-wall with it, including plenty of weasel words (e.g., Senator Schumer’s fixation on tarring him as “outside the mainstream”) and heat (e.g., […]


Has the American Dream Become the American Nightmare?

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute January 28, 2017   Has the American Dream Become the American Nightmare?     For too long now, the American people have allowed themselves to be persuaded that the government’s job is to take care of us: to feed us, clothe us, house us, educate us, raise our […]

Has the American Dream Become the American Nightmare?

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Are Americans Racists?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org January 24, 2017   Are Americans Racists?     “Racist” is the favorite epithet of the left. Every white person (except leftists) is a racist by definition. As we are defined as racists based on our skin color, I am puzzled why we are called racists a […]


The Titanic Sails at Dawn: Warning Signs Point to Danger Ahead in 2017

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute January 5, 2017   The Titanic Sails at Dawn: Warning Signs Point to Danger Ahead in 2017   Despite our best efforts, we in the American police state seem to be stuck on repeat, reliving the same set of circumstances over and over and over again: egregious surveillance, […]

The Government Is Still the Enemy of Freedom

Why the Bill of Rights Is Failing

Why the Bill of Rights Is Failing

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute December 16, 2016   Why the Bill of Rights Is Failing   225 years ago today, the first ten amendments were added to the new Constitution of 1787. Those amendments have come to be known as the Bill of Rights, and taken as a whole, these amendments represent what can only […]


Majority Rule Equals Tyranny

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com December 7, 2016   Majority Rule Equals Tyranny   It is alleged that Hillary Clinton won a popular vote majority. Therefore, if the nation were not burdened with the antiquated Electoral College, anguished and freaked-out Americans whine, she, instead of Donald Trump, would be the next president of the United […]

Walter E. Williams

The Government Is Still the Enemy of Freedom

The Imperial President’s Toolbox of Terror: A Dictatorship Waiting to Happen

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute October 14, 2016   The Imperial President’s Toolbox of Terror: A Dictatorship Waiting to Happen   Presidents don’t give up power. Executive orders don’t expire at the end of each presidential term. And every successive occupant of the Oval Office since George Washington, who issued the first executive […]


Judge Andrew Napolitano: What the 1st Amendment Really Means

By Mises Institute August 14, 2016   Judge Andrew Napolitano: What the 1st Amendment Really Means   Judge Napolitano, the great constitutional scholar and legal analyst for Fox News, recently gave a dynamite talk to our Mises U students on the real meaning of the 1st Amendment. While many protections in the Bill of Rights […]

Judge Andrew Napolitano: What the 1st Amendment Really Means

Money Going to Washington

Money Going to Washington

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com June 15, 2016   Money Going to Washington     According to a New York Post article (May 22, 2016), in just two years, Hillary Clinton — former first lady, senator from New York and secretary of state — collected over $21 million in speaking fees. These fees were paid […]


Should Microsoft Be Allowed To Tells Its Users When Government Searches Their Data?

Microsoft Sues for Right to Tell You When Feds Access Your Email

By Nika Knight Common Dreams April 15, 2016   Microsoft Sues for Right to Tell You When Feds Access Your Email ‘The urgency for action is clear and growing’     Microsoft is suing the U.S. Department of Justice for the government’s “unconstitutional” gag orders that prevent the corporation from informing customers when federal agents access user […]


The Slippery Slope: It’s Not Just the Unborn Being Denied Rights Under the Constitution

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute April 9, 2016   The Slippery Slope: It’s Not Just the Unborn Being Denied Rights Under the Constitution   “The unborn person doesn’t have constitutional rights.”—Hillary Clinton, Meet the Press (April 3, 2016) When presidential candidate Hillary Clinton declares that unborn babies do not have constitutional rights, she’s […]

The Government Is Still the Enemy of Freedom

United States Constitution

Does The United States Still Exist?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org March 29, 2016   Does The United States Still Exist? An address delivered to the Libertarian Party of Florida on March 23, 2016 in Destin, Florida     To answer the question that is the title, we have to know of what the US consists. Is it […]


Fascism, American Style

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute March 24, 2016   Fascism, American Style   “If we define an American fascist as one who in case of conflict puts money and power ahead of human beings, then there are undoubtedly several million fascists in the United States.” ― Henry A. Wallace, 33rd Vice President of the […]

The Government Is Still the Enemy of Freedom